Hove man back behind bars

A wanted man from Hove is back behind bars, Sussex Police said today (Monday 11 June). The force said: “Wanted Hove man Jessie Burbridge has been arrested and charged with several offences. “Officers detained the 22-year-old in Hangleton on Saturday (9 June) after he ran off from...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 10:22 pm

Almost 10,000 plastic bottle tops collected from Brighton beaches

Volunteers collected almost 10,000 plastic bottle tops from Brighton and Hove beaches in just three months – waste which will now be sorted and turned into a public infographic to educate people of the dangers of plastic waste in our seas. Community project A Drop in the...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 5:41 pm

Couple on Brighton hire bike hit by police car

A busy Brighton road was closed for almost two hours after two people riding the same Brighton Hourbike were hit by a police car on blues and twos. The couple were left with minor injuries following the crash in Queens Road shortly before 6pm on Friday afternoon. A witness said...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 4:57 pm

Moped rider wanted in connection with overnight burglary spree from Woodingdean to Southwick

Do you know this motorcyclist? Police believe he and another man riding a Vespa moped are behind a string of burglaries and attempted break-ins stretching from Woodingdean to Southwick in the early hours of last Tuesday night. Detectives released this CCTV of one of the men this...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 4:37 pm

Neighbours fail to prevent another Bevendean family home become a shared house

Another family home in Bevendean will be converted into a student house despite calls from neighbours to stop further studentification of the area. Residents and councillors pushed for refusal as the area is becoming dominated with shared houses, known as houses in multiple...

First wave UK punks excite Brighton crowd

THE VIBRATORS + PENNY BLOOD + STONE HEROES – THE PRINCE ALBERT, BRIGHTON 9.6.18 I have recently had a bit of a gig drought and as a result of this I was really looking forward to seeing The Vibrators perform tonight at The Prince Albert. I have followed them from my early...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 3:21 pm

Hove MP backs charity’s call for more NHS cancer staff

Hove MP Peter Kyle has given his backing to a call by a leading charity for more NHS cancer staff. The Labour MP spoke out after he went to an event at Westminster hosted by Cancer Research UK. The charity has started a campaign called Shoulder to Shoulder Against Cancer. It...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 7:28 am

Brighton charity celebrates 40 years of helping others

A Brighton charity has marked 40 years of helping others with a thank you to some of its scores of volunteers. Impact Initiatives, which is based in Brighton but also supports people outside the city, counts young and old among those who benefit from its work. The charity hosted...
Posted On 11 Jun 2018 at 2:00 am